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May 21, 2019

In 2008, the Bush Foundation launched an ambitious new strategy we called “Goals for a Decade.” We set three goals and developed Foundation-led initiatives to achieve them. Now, a decade has passed. While we’ve shared successes and challenges on each initiative along the way, we thought it was the right time to do an overall assessment of the strategy

April 23, 2019

Meet our newly elected board chair and two new board members.

April 23, 2019

On this occasion of announcing our new board members, I wanted to highlight how seriously we take board member recruitment.

April 01, 2019

Change Networks are unique learning experiences for people who want to build the skills and connections that will help them become more effective leaders. Learn more and apply to be part of the 2019 North Dakota or South Dakota cohorts.

March 19, 2019

We are often asked what makes it clear that someone is a Bush Fellow — why was this group of 24 selected out of all of the applicants? The answer lies in the power of applicants' perspectives and reflections. 

March 19, 2019

Introducing the 2019 Bush Fellows, 24 visionary leaders who are thinking big about how to invest in their leadership to creatively solve problems in their communities.

March 18, 2019

Of all the things I love about my job, the most joyful is getting to talk to Bush Fellowship finalists when they come to our office for their final interviews. I love talking to people about their aspirations for making our region better for everyone. And I love talking to people about how the process of applying to be a Bush Fellow has helped them understand what they need to be the leader they want to be.

March 08, 2019

Request for proposals for an operating partner to manage the implementation of the Community Creativity Cohort 2 program from 2019-2021. 

March 08, 2019

Request for proposals from nonprofit organizations to assume responsibility for the Creative Community Leadership Institute (CCLI). 

March 05, 2019

The Bush Prize celebrates organizations with a track record of successful community problem solving. Check out tips from our staff on what we're looking for in a Bush Prize winner.